Catherine Abegg » wedding & portrait photographer from seattle, wa... specializing in lifestyle, travel, and film photography.

chelsea // boudoir // seattle, wa

“As if you were on fire from within. The moon lives in the lining of your skin.” -Pablo NerudaView full post »

brit & nina’s wedding // seattle, wa

This wedding gave me a lot of firsts… my first same-sex wedding, my first time being published in a magazine, and myView full post »

garrard family photos // scottsdale, arizona

I recently went to Arizona for a photo conference, and in my spare time I was able to meet up with my friend John &View full post »

alex & gail’s family photos // seattle, wa

Alex & I have the same birthday month, so with that & with having one of the most loving & beautiful moms ofView full post »

brett & caroline’s engagement photos // seattle, wa

These guys used to be my neighbors! Oddly enough we didn’t even hang out that much, but I think they’re super coolView full post »

photography workshop // seattle, wa

One cold & blustery–I mean freezing cold & blustery–day here in Seattle, a beautiful & talentedView full post »

film is not dead // FIND biz guide

If you love reading my blog, but you are not a photographer (because let’s face it, about 9 out of the 10 of you whoView full post »

roodie & lively // family photos // seattle, wa

“I’m youth, I’m joy, I’m a little bird that has broken out of the egg.” ― J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan: Peter andView full post »

lauren // boudoir // seattle, wa

This is a dear friend of mine… she loves herself, and so do I. I admire that in a person… to be so comfortable withView full post »

carolyn & peter’s wedding // sayulita, mexico

Carolyn & Peter. AKA Carolina y Pedro. I also debated on calling this post Sweet Caroline, because I seriously canView full post »

wray family photos // seattle, wa

“The greatest thing you’ll ever learn Is just to love and be loved in return.” -Nature Boy, Nat King Cole IView full post »

cabanillas family vacation photos // merida, yucatan, mexico

In addition to my last post, here are just a *few* photos from when we were exploring around Mexico together… a happyView full post »

cabanillas family photos // yucatan, mexico

Abigail, what’s your favorite thing about your mom? “She is so beautiful, she takes care of me all the time, sheView full post »

brian & kaila’s wedding // guemes island, wa

Happy First Anniversary to Brian & Kaila, whose wedding we celebrated on the ever-amazing & intimate GuemesView full post »

herrera family photos // bremerton, wa

Moon in all your splendor, known only to my heart, Call back my rose, rose of San Antone. Lips so sweet and tender, likeView full post »

julie // boudoir // seattle, wa

um… I’m already blushing. “Bring your substance deep down to me, heavily, covering my eyes, let your existenceView full post »

madyson’s birth story // portland, oregon

This is the story of Madyson Maxine… MadMax… whose birth we raced down to Oregon for last week, practically uponView full post »

ava & kenji’s family photos // seattle, wa

Nine months later… surprise! It’s hilarious that I can get so behind on blogging, that if I wait too long then whatView full post »

ava & kenji’s wedding // lummi island, wa

“…once the realization is accepted that even between the closest people infinite distances exist, a marvelous livingView full post »

valentino’s first family photos // los angeles, california

val·en·ti·no: /ˌvalənˈtēnō/: brave, healthy, strong. This is Baby Valentino, the boy who completed the home ofView full post »

josey // seattle, wa

“I’m good at looking forlorn, angry, confused, and amazing… all at once if you need me to.” That was the startView full post »

jerry & kamil in love // seattle, wa

What can I say? I’m in love. In love with these two, in love with their story, in love with these images… one cold &View full post »

adam & christine’s wedding // sayulita, mexico

There are some things about weddings in Mexico that I will never tire of… the inevitable day of the dead theme, theView full post »

janessa // boudoir // seattle, wa

“Curve: The loveliest distance between two points.” -Mae West This is my dear friend Janessa (with a little debutView full post »

cameron & jon’s courthouse wedding // seattle, wa

Cameron & Jon… along with a sister, a friend, a judge, and me. Cameron & Jon called me two days before theirView full post »

thompson family photos // sharingwood, wa

“it’s a beautiful day in the neighborhood a neighborly day in this beautywood would you be mine? could you be mine?View full post »

aimee & helen’s wedding // guemes island, wa

Once again, a wedding with two people in love who I immediately fell in love with… it’s easy to do with these two, IView full post »

finn’s birth story // seattle, wa

This is the story of the day that Finn entered this world… I know that it’s kind of a long story, so I am beyondView full post »

garcia family photos // miami, florida

This is Ozzy Garcia… film photographer extraordinaire, mad surfer, family man, and The Heart & Soul of Miami.View full post »

enjoli // boudoir // seattle, wa

Black, White, and Beautiful all over. Hot. If you’re into celebrating your body, and living in the here & now…View full post »

meyer family photos // seattle, wa

For those of you who know what a geek I am about NPR & KUOW… then you’ll know how happy I am to share thisView full post »

danielle & matt’s engagement photos // seattle, wa

I’ve kind of been sitting on this series for awhile—photos of one of my favorite couples this year–because I wasView full post »

jennyj in love // san juan island, wa

One day not that long ago (but seemed forever ago), a day that happened to be summer solstice, I was taking a ferry toView full post »

carlyle family photos // seattle, wa

This is Eli’s world. Or this is what Eli’s world looked like until about any minute now, when he & his familyView full post »

della’s first family photos // bremerton, wa

Chris & Emily are the type of people who seem to have it all figured out… they’re fun, silly, creative, and liveView full post »

taura // boudoir // laie, hawaii

“Knocking me out with those American thighs.” -AC/DC This is my girl Taura, who I met in Hawaii & convinced toView full post »